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Swedish Fid - Small
Swedish Fid - Small
Swedish Fid - Small
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Swedish Fid - Small

$8.80
SKU: 0919
Weight: 0 lbs 2 ozs
DescriptionThis is THE BEST for extracting cores in all sorts of rope. If you splice double braid or 16 strand ropes BUY THIS and see if you don't agree.
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"Swedish Fid"

on 2/27/2017 1:29:58 PM

Write your review here: Order was shipped quickly and received it in time for the weekend, allowing me to splice a thimble in my new anchor rode. Quality tool, that I will use for many years to come, a must have for serious boaters.

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What are you using this item for? Slicing Anchor Rode

"Swedish fid"

on 8/15/2016 8:11:30 AM

Write your review here: Well made exactly as I ordered, came quickly

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What are you using this item for? Personal non business

"Makes splicing way easy!"

on 7/30/2016 8:46:36 AM

Write your review here: Wow this makes splicing 5/8 inch 3 strand super easy.

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What are you using this item for? Splicing in eyes for 5/8 3 strand dock lines

"Good quality"

on 4/9/2016 8:30:02 AM

Write your review here: Lightweight and easy to use, quite long

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What are you using this item for? Splicing

"Sweedish fid small"

on 6/15/2015 9:13:30 PM

Write your review here: I have received it. The fid is well made I have not used it yet because I work with para cord n assery cords mostly. I plan on trying it out at daughters house on the rope they use for their dog its sad the way it is now.

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What are you using this item for? Splicing

Product Details
These are stainless steel Swedish fids. They are used primarily for separating the strands of three strand rope in order to make a splice.

Even though it is a pretty basic tool, they are invaluable for doing three strand splices. In our shop we also use them to extract the core of double braid ropes like double braid nylons, polyesters and even arborist climbing ropes like 24 strand and 16 strand. They also work great for opening up hollow braid rope like Tenex to make a brummel splice.

So overall, if you are getting into rope splicing at any level, you got to have one of these.

  • 6 3/4" overall length
  • 5/8" wide at the widest point and tapering down to the point
  • Best for rope 1/4 to 3/4 in diameter

Here is a picture of one of our Swedish Fids in action. See how it opens up the rope cleanly and neatly every time. This allows you to put individual strands in to make a splice.

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"Swedish Fid"

on 2/27/2017 1:29:58 PM

Write your review here: Order was shipped quickly and received it in time for the weekend, allowing me to splice a thimble in my new anchor rode. Quality tool, that I will use for many years to come, a must have for serious boaters.

Rated: Empty Star Empty Star Empty Star Empty Star Empty Star

What are you using this item for? Slicing Anchor Rode

"Swedish fid"

on 8/15/2016 8:11:30 AM

Write your review here: Well made exactly as I ordered, came quickly

Rated: Empty Star Empty Star Empty Star Empty Star Empty Star

What are you using this item for? Personal non business

"Makes splicing way easy!"

on 7/30/2016 8:46:36 AM

Write your review here: Wow this makes splicing 5/8 inch 3 strand super easy.

Rated: Empty Star Empty Star Empty Star Empty Star Empty Star

What are you using this item for? Splicing in eyes for 5/8 3 strand dock lines

"Good quality"

on 4/9/2016 8:30:02 AM

Write your review here: Lightweight and easy to use, quite long

Rated: Empty Star Empty Star Empty Star Empty Star Full Star

What are you using this item for? Splicing

"Sweedish fid small"

on 6/15/2015 9:13:30 PM

Write your review here: I have received it. The fid is well made I have not used it yet because I work with para cord n assery cords mostly. I plan on trying it out at daughters house on the rope they use for their dog its sad the way it is now.

Rated: Empty Star Empty Star Empty Star Empty Star Empty Star

What are you using this item for? Splicing

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